REDLANDS (CBS) — Jonesing for some football?
The Inland Empire Enforcers — including players from the Redlands and Chino Police Departments, Riverside County and San Bernardino Sheriff’s Departments, San Bernardino County Probation officer and the US Coast Guard — will take on the LAPD Centurions — made up of players from the Los Angeles Police Department — at the 5th annual Cops-N-Jocks Bowl, Saturday March 17.READ MORE: 2 Men, Woman Arrested In West Covina After Catalytic Converter Theft In Irwindale Leads To Police Pursuit
Translation: the field is filled with big, tough dudes you don’t wanna mess with. So the game will surely be intense!
Kickoff is at 5 p.m. The game is being played at Citrus Valley High School (800 West Pioneer Avenue Redlands, CA 92374.)
Organizers say this is a full-contact game. And these guys play for keeps — and bragging rights. And, they’re playing for a good cause, to boot.READ MORE: LAUSD Reopens Campuses Tuesday For First Time Since March 2020
Money raised benefits the Wounded Warrior Project, an organization that helps wounded veterans returning home from war as well as their families back home. Their goal: $10,000.
Admission is only $5. Children under 12, are free. Tickets are available at the gate.
The half-time show? It’s not Madonna, but super nonetheless. A K-9 demonstration from the Inland Empire Police Canine Association and soldiers from the Wounded Warrior Project will perform.MORE NEWS: City Of LA Opens Vaccinations To Age 16-Plus As Questions Swirl Over J&J Vaccine
For more information about the Wounded Warriors Project, click here.